Macaulay Honors College at CUNY is a highly selective college where New York’s most promising students receive the financial and academic support to realize their leadership potential.
Macaulay students enroll as undergraduates in one of eight CUNY colleges and take most of their courses at their home campus.
Student support takes many forms at Macaulay, with our network of professionals dedicated to advising.
Using New York City’s unique intellectual, professional and cultural capital to create opportunities to learn.
Macaulay Honors College takes a holistic approach to enrollment. In addition to academic performance, we evaluate prospective students using a combination of academic and personal factors. Application period is September 1-December 1.
All students come to the Macaulay building on Manhattan’s upper west side for seminars, lectures and events.
Macaulay Honors students receive a uniquely broad, interdisciplinary undergraduate experience that’s customized for their interests and abilities. They earn a degree conferred jointly by Macaulay and their home campus.